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Hardcover:

9780385540292 | Doubleday, November 17, 2015, cover price $24.95

Paperback:

9781101911334 | Reprint edition (Anchor Books, October 4, 2016), cover price $16.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9781511322034 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, November 17, 2015), cover price $24.99
9781511322010 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, November 17, 2015), cover price $29.99

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Product Description: 2017 Moonbean Children's Book Awards Gold Medal for Best Picture Book (Ages 4-8)2017 Maine Literary Awards Children's Book Award FinalistOn some days, there's just not a good word for someone to describe the way they are feeling. If their socks are sagging and their pants are wrinkled, what do you call it?Whether a reader is feeling like a turtle or halfway wild, author Laura Freudig has found a delightful new way to describe those feelings in this poetic and playful picture book that connects children, not just to feelings and emotions, but also to animals and the quirks and patterns of the natural world...read more
By Kevin Barry (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9781934031483 | Islandport Pr Inc, September 22, 2016, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: 2017 Moonbean Children's Book Awards Gold Medal for Best Picture Book (Ages 4-8)2017 Maine Literary Awards Children's Book Award FinalistOn some days, there's just not a good word for someone to describe the way they are feeling.

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By Kevin Barry (illustrator)

School and Library:

9781585369577 | Sleeping Bear Pr, August 1, 2016, cover price $16.99

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Product Description: A searing, surreal novel that bleeds fantasy and reality―and Beatles fandom―from one of literature’s most striking contemporary voices, author of the international sensation City of BohaneIt is 1978, and John Lennon has escaped New York City to try to find the island off the west coast of Ireland he bought nine years prior...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781511322027 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, November 17, 2015), cover price $59.97 | About this edition: A searing, surreal novel that bleeds fantasy and reality―and Beatles fandom―from one of literature’s most striking contemporary voices, author of the international sensation City of BohaneIt is 1978, and John Lennon has escaped New York City to try to find the island off the west coast of Ireland he bought nine years prior.

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By Kevin Barry, Dr. Boyd E. Haley (contributor) and Kennedy (foreword by)

Hardcover:

9781634509954 | Skyhorse Pub Co Inc, August 20, 2015, cover price $19.99

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Product Description: Kevin Barry's deliciously wicked collection Dark Lies the Island delivers on the many reckless promises made by his virtuosic and prizewinning debut novel, City of Bohane. It firmly establishes him as both a world-class word slinger and a masterful storyteller.

Hardcover:

9781555976514 | Graywolf Pr, September 24, 2013, cover price $24.00 | About this edition: An award-winning collection from the author of City of Bohane, which was hailed by Pete Hamill as "full of marvels" (The New York Times Book Review)* Short-listed for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Award * Winner of the Sunday Times Short Story Award * One of last year's most critically acclaimed books in the UK * A Guernica Best Book of the Year * A Library Journal "Best Indie Fiction of 2013" *Dark Lies the Island is a wickedly funny and hugely original collection of stories about misspent love and crimes gone horribly wrong.

Paperback:

9781555976880 | Graywolf Pr, April 7, 2015, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Kevin Barry's deliciously wicked collection Dark Lies the Island delivers on the many reckless promises made by his virtuosic and prizewinning debut novel, City of Bohane.

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Product Description: "Extraordinary . . . Barry takes us on a roaring journey . . . Powerful, exuberant fiction." ―The New York Times Book Review (front cover)Forty or so years in the future. The once-great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is on its knees, infested by vice and split along tribal lines...read more

Hardcover:

9781555976088 | Graywolf Pr, March 13, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: * Shortlisted for the 2011 Costa Book Award in the First Novel category *A blazingly original, wildly stylish, and pulpy debut novel"City of Bohane, the extraordinary first novel by the Irish writer Kevin Barry, is full of marvels.

Paperback:

9781555976453 | Reprint edition (Graywolf Pr, June 4, 2013), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: "Extraordinary .

CD/Spoken Word:

9781743164884 | Mp3 una edition (Bolinda Audio, June 4, 2013), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: The once-great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is on its knees.
9781743164877 | Unabridged edition (Bolinda Audio, June 4, 2013), cover price $19.99 | About this edition: The once-great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is on its knees.
9781743113394 | Unabridged edition (Bolinda Audio, April 25, 2012), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: The once-great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is on its knees.

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Product Description: Nurse Nikki Wharton dropped to her knees, pressed her palms together and said a silent prayer for the soul of Gloria Appleby. Nikki had always been devout in her faith. She believed that Mrs Appleby had gone to a better place. Her belief was profound and unshakeable, so for her to do otherwise was simply unthinkable...read more

Paperback:

9781494815622 | Createspace Independent Pub, December 27, 2013, cover price $12.49 | About this edition: Nurse Nikki Wharton dropped to her knees, pressed her palms together and said a silent prayer for the soul of Gloria Appleby.

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Product Description: From the author of City of Bohane, a debut collection that "could easily have been titled ‘These Are Little Masterpieces'" (The Irish Times)This award-winning story collection by Kevin Barry summons all the laughter, darkness, and intensity of contemporary Irish life...read more

Paperback:

9781555976521 | Reprint edition (Graywolf Pr, September 24, 2013), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: From the author of City of Bohane, a debut collection that "could easily have been titled ‘These Are Little Masterpieces'" (The Irish Times)This award-winning story collection by Kevin Barry summons all the laughter, darkness, and intensity of contemporary Irish life.

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Product Description: This work is a gathering of essays in tribute to the life and achievements of a remarkable Irish- born structural engineer Peter Rice (1935-1992), 'perhaps the most influential of the 20th century'. His work and inventions underpinned the great buildings of his day, from the Sydney Opera House to the Beaubourg (Centre Pompidou), the Mecca Conference Centre, the Lord's Mound Stand in London, Stanstead Airport, the Menil Museum in Houston, La Defense in Paris, the Lille TGV Station, the Seville Pavilion of the Future, the Gourgoubes Full-Moon Theatre...read more
By Kevin Barry (editor)

Hardcover:

9781843513865 | Gardners Books, November 11, 2012, cover price $33.80 | About this edition: This work is a gathering of essays in tribute to the life and achievements of a remarkable Irish- born structural engineer Peter Rice (1935-1992), 'perhaps the most influential of the 20th century'.

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Product Description: Jake Cameron didn't die quite the way he wanted to. His dream of being shot by a jelous husband at the grand old age of ninety one didn't quite work out for him. Pity realy, all he had to do was give up drinking, figure out who was killing all the other members of his AA group and make the love of his life fall in love with him...read more

Paperback:

9781478359616 | Createspace Independent Pub, August 1, 2012, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Jake Cameron didn't die quite the way he wanted to.

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Product Description: The once-great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is on its knees. Infested by vice and split along triballines, there are still some posh parts of town but it is in the slums and backstreets of Smoketown, the tower blocks of the Northside Rises and the eerie bogs of Big Nothin’ that the city really lives...read more

CD/Spoken Word:

9781743194256 | Mp3 una edition (Bolinda Audio, April 25, 2012), cover price $39.97 | About this edition: The once-great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is on its knees.
9781743194249 | Unabridged edition (Bolinda Audio, April 25, 2012), cover price $79.97 | About this edition: The once-great city of Bohane on the west coast of Ireland is on its knees.

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Product Description: These are the recollections seen through the eyes of a young Irish boy growing up in Notting Hill and Chelsea in the 1950s and 1960s with its trials and tribulations. However, great joy, poignancy, humour, and sadness that shines through from an era now long gone...read more

Paperback:

9781456784621 | Authorhouse, July 26, 2011, cover price $12.52 | About this edition: These are the recollections seen through the eyes of a young Irish boy growing up in Notting Hill and Chelsea in the 1950s and 1960s with its trials and tribulations.

Paperback:

9780955015298 | Reprint edition (Dufour Editions, December 15, 2010), cover price $15.95

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Product Description: A unique anthology of Joyce's non-fictional writings, this volume addresses diverse issues such as aesthetics, the functions of the press, censorship, Irish cultural history, English literature and Empire. The collection includes newspaper articles, reviews, lectures and essays, and covers 40 years of Joyce's life...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Kevin Barry (editor), Conor Deane (editor) and James Joyce

Paperback:

9780192833532 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 21, 2002, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: A unique anthology of Joyce's non-fictional writings, this volume addresses diverse issues such as aesthetics, the functions of the press, censorship, Irish cultural history, English literature and Empire.

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Product Description: In a letter to his brother in 1906, James Joyce confessed: 'Sometimes thinking of Ireland it seems to me that I have been unnecessarily harsh. I have not been just to its beauty'. One reason for the composition of The Dead in 1907 was to compensate for this injustice and to add a new and quite different conclusion to his collection of short stories, Dubliners...read more

Paperback:

9781859182857 | Cork Univ Pr, January 1, 2002, cover price $10.00 | About this edition: In a letter to his brother in 1906, James Joyce confessed: 'Sometimes thinking of Ireland it seems to me that I have been unnecessarily harsh.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1987, this book forms a conceptual account of the relationship between music and poetry in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Kevin Barry argues that this relationship is more important than previous scholarship, with its emphasis on the visual analogy (comparing poetry with painting rather than with music), allowed for...read more

Hardcover:

9780521341752 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1987, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Originally published in 1987, this book forms a conceptual account of the relationship between music and poetry in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries.

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